Salus University

country rank  1489
world rank  5407

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University Overview

Established in 1919, Salus University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Elkins Park (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Philadelphia, Jenkintown, Abington. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Salus University is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Salus University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 100 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1919
Colours Red, orange and gray

University Location

Address 8360 Old York Road
Elkins Park (population range: 2,500-9,999)
19027-6262 Pennsylvania
United States
T +1 (215) 780 1301
F +1 (215) 780 1325
Other locations Philadelphia, Jenkintown, Abington

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 8360 Old York Road
Elkins Park 19027
+1 (215) 780 1301

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Salus University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1954


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Optometric Association (AOA), Accreditation Council on Optometric Education
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019